No matter how far you go, you can never escape from yourself.
“69°N 51°W” is an illustration book and music album that recorded and narrated Ricky Lai’s journey to Iceland and Greenland in 2012. One year later, “69°N 51°W” became one of the winning works of The Fourth Young Writers’ Debut Competition. The words, illustrations, book design, as well as the original soundtrack are all created by Ricky. This exhibition features numerous illustrations which took a total of more than 2,000 hours to complete. It marks the end of a particular period of Ricky’s life and is very precious.
About Ricky Lai (黎偉傑)
A graduate from Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London, Ricky Lai is a multi-media artist who is active in graphic design, illustration, music composition and other creative fields. He returned to Hong Kong in 2013 and published his illustration book and music album 69°N 51°W. Ricky is the mastermind behind the Open Quote concept store.
W153 x H103mm
Elemental chorine free